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Critical issues in American philanthropy : strengthening theory and practice / Jon Van Til and associates.

Publication:
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 1990.
Format/Description:
Book
xxviii, 298 p. ; 24 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
Jossey-Bass nonprofit sector series
The Jossey-Bass nonprofit sector series
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Subjects:
Charities -- United States.
Voluntarism -- United States.
Fund raising -- United States.
Contents:
Foreword / Robert H. Bremner
Preface / Maurice G. Gurin, the AAFRC Trust for Philanthropy
Introduction / Jon van Til
Pt. 1. Understanding philanthropy
Philanthropy in its historical context / Maurice G. Gurin, Jon van Til
Defining philanthropy / Jon van Til
Changing conditions for fund raising and philanthropy / James W. Harvey, Kevin F. McCrohan
Pt. 2. Philanthropy in society
Giving and getting: philanthropy as a social relation / Susan A. Ostrander, Paul G. Schervish
The role of religion in philanthropy / James R. Wood, James G. Hougland, Jr.
Philanthropy and the community / Justin Fink
Pt. 3. Strengthening philanthropic practice
Teaching philanthropy, teaching about philanthropy / Robert L. Payton
Ethical issues in fund raising and philanthropy / Elizabeth T. Boris, Teresa J. Odendahl
Legal issues in fund raising and philanthropy / Bruce R. Hopkins
The board's crucial role in fund raising / Robert D. Herman, Stephen R. Block
The dilemmas of research on philanthropy / Peter Dobkin Hall
Preparing for philanthropy's future / Jon van Til
Conclusion: toward guidelines for effective philanthropic practice / Jon van Til.
Notes:
"A Publication of the AAFRC Trust for Philanthropy."--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contributor:
Van Til, Jon.
ISBN:
1555422780 :
OCLC:
21950374